Public Perceptions of Charity

May 2012
Ipsos Mori


This report presents the findings of a survey of the general public conducted to inform the Review of The Charities Act 2006. A representative sample of 1,004 adults in England and Wales aged 18+ were interviewed by telephone between 20th-22nd April to capture their views on the following areas:
· The nature and role of charities
· The Charity Commission and regulation
· Information and complaints about charities
· The role of trustees
· Fundraising practices.

This report is tagged under:

  • Government, legal and tax issues
  • Understanding philanthropy